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Matt Kuchar - Profile

Matt Kuchar: Knocking on the door in the majors

Matt Kuchar: Knocking on the door in the majors

Ultra-consistent in the majors in recent years but has still to make the big breakthrough.

* Won US Amateur in 1997. Finished as low amateur in both 1998 Masters (T21st) and 1998 US Open (T14th).

* 7 PGA Tour wins: 2002 Honda Classic, 2009 Turning Stone Resort Championship, 2010 The Barclays, 2011 Players Championship, 2013 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, 2013 Memorial Tournament, 2014 RBC Heritage.

* Won 2011 PGA Tour Money List with $4,910,477.

* End of year world ranking over last five years - 2007: 202, 2008: 135th, 2009: 61st, 2010: 13th, 2011: 11th, 2012: 21st, 2013: 7th. Peak ranking 4th in June 2013. Has spent nearly 100 weeks in the world's top 10.

* Played in two Ryder Cups (2010, 2012). On losing team both times but has winning record of 0.57 (4pts from 7 matches).

* Only outside the top 30 in two of last 18 majors. 2014: 5th at Masters, 12th at US Open.

* Didn't play in Open at Hoylake in 2006.

Player Details

  • Nationality: United States
  • Date Of Birth: 21/06/1978
  • Birth Place: Winter Park, Florida
  • Height: 6ft 4
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 RBC Canadian Open T4 69+65+70+65 269 -19
2014 The Open Championship T52 73+71+74+72 290 2
2014 Travelers Championship T31 66+67+72+69 274 -6
2014 US Open T12 69+70+71+73 283 3
2014 The Memorial Tournament T16 74+69+69+70 282 -6
2014 Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial - 72+70 142 2
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters T5T8T3T27T24--
US Open T12T28T27T14T6-T48
The Open Championship T52T15T9-T27--
US PGA Championship -T22-T19T10--